Monday, March 12, 2018

Fact of the Day: James II Vs. William Douglas

While many kings quarreled with their lords, King James II of Scotland took a bitter dispute to the extreme when he fatally stabbed an Earl by the name of William Douglas. 

6 comments:

Moving with Mitchell said...

Wow! And I just read he stabbed him 26 times and threw him out a window. But I think it was an accident...

Kay said...

Whenever you post these historical facts, it entices me to do a little research to find the "rest of the story." So interesting!

Christine said...

how terrible.

Christine said...

I am like Kay sometimes

Pat Hatt said...

Sure wanted him out of the way

Martha said...

Oh, nasty!